Berbice man found dead days after being reported missing

Dead: Floyd Austin

A 57-year-old man of Epsom Village, Corentyne, Berbice who went missing some five days ago was found dead this morning in a backdam in the neighbouring community of Dingwall.

Dead is Floyd Austin, a tailor and father of eight children.

Police are on the scene.

A tractor escorting the body from the backdam

INews will provide more details as it becomes available.